A sign beside the road welcomes visitors to Dahab - thi village is located near the southern tip of Sinai

A sign beside the road welcomes visitors to Dahab - thi village is located near the southern tip of Sinai

A sand dune or a mountain, a bit of both really - Dahab is 175 km south from the Taba Border and 85 km from Sharm el-Sheikh

A sand dune or a mountain, a bit of both really - Dahab is 175 km south from the Taba Border and 85 km from Sharm el-Sheikh

It looks like a newly built hotel or a holiday home - it lies between the beach and the mountain seen in the previous photo

It looks like a newly built hotel or a holiday home - it lies between the beach and the mountain seen in the previous photo

This photo was taken in front of my room - The Gulf of Aqaba is on my RHS

This photo was taken in front of my room - The Gulf of Aqaba is on my RHS

This room resembles to a traditional hut though with all the modern facilities mosquitos didn't stay away from me

This room resembles to a traditional hut though with all the modern facilities mosquitos didn't stay away from me

My hot meal of the day - I had long day because my journey started in Jerusalem that morning

My hot meal of the day - I had long day because my journey started in Jerusalem that morning

Here comes my favourite, the falafel

Here comes my favourite, the falafel

And the main course - it was a pleasant evening just looking at the calm ocean and enjoying my meal

And the main course - it was a pleasant evening just looking at the calm ocean and enjoying my meal

I couldn't resist the crumble with ice cream - the opportunity to have three course meal was taken

I couldn't resist the crumble with ice cream - the opportunity to have three course meal was taken

A guy with his camels at the beach of the Red Sea - vaillage of Dahab can be seen in the background

A guy with his camels at the beach of the Red Sea - vaillage of Dahab can be seen in the background

Breeze picked up in the evening and it added more power to the waves - the tower of the village mosque rises above the palm trees

Breeze picked up in the evening and it added more power to the waves - the tower of the village mosque rises above the palm trees

Holiday homes built on the main road which goes through the village - in the past Bedouin families used to live in this village but now it has become a tourist spot

Holiday homes built on the main road which goes through the village - in the past Bedouin families used to live in this village but now it has become a tourist spot

Sharm el-Sheikh tends to be more crowded but in contrast Dahab offers a relax atmosphere

Sharm el-Sheikh tends to be more crowded but in contrast Dahab offers a relax atmosphere

A bedouin and his herd in front of his house

A bedouin and his herd in front of his house

A rusty satellite dish antenna on one of the bedouin houses

A rusty satellite dish antenna on one of the bedouin houses

A small street leads to the Masbat Bay of Dahab

A small street leads to the Masbat Bay of Dahab

A beautiful holiday home overlooking the Red Sea

A beautiful holiday home overlooking the Red Sea

Almost all of the villas and holiday homes I came across were empty - it was mainly due to the unrest in Egypt

Almost all of the villas and holiday homes I came across were empty - it was mainly due to the unrest in Egypt

It is very easy to fall in love with Dahab with its' location, beauty and charm

It is very easy to fall in love with Dahab with its' location, beauty and charm

A guy on a motor bike on the main street of Dahab

A guy on a motor bike on the main street of Dahab

This beautiful mosque in on the main road which goes through the village

This beautiful mosque in on the main road which goes through the village

A guy in traditional dress passes in front of the mosque

A guy in traditional dress passes in front of the mosque

Entrance door to the prayer hall

Entrance door to the prayer hall

This mosque's interior is painted in green and it has green carpets and pillars with the same colour (probably tiled)

This mosque's interior is painted in green and it has green carpets and pillars with the same colour (probably tiled)

Mehrab and minbar area of the mosque

Mehrab and minbar area of the mosque

Closeup of the mehrab which has green, light blue and cream color tiles

Closeup of the mehrab which has green, light blue and cream color tiles

A holiday villa beside a cross road

A holiday villa beside a cross road

There were more holiday homes were being built in the village but the construction seemed to had ceased

There were more holiday homes were being built in the village but the construction seemed to had ceased

The Sun had already gone down, the last rays can be seen behind the mountain

The Sun had already gone down, the last rays can be seen behind the mountain

I met my new friend at the front of the hotel - this cat was so friendly

I met my new friend at the front of the hotel - this cat was so friendly

Porch of the hotel I was staying in

Porch of the hotel I was staying in

Area at the back of the hotel which led to the swimming pool

Area at the back of the hotel which led to the swimming pool

An open air fire place with seats around it to enjoy the evening

An open air fire place with seats around it to enjoy the evening

(Dahab Seafront Photos)